Housing for Older People

Many people prefer to stay living in their own home for as long as possible. There is a lot of useful information for older people, their family and friends

There is support available in Somerset to help you stay in your own home from Somerset County Council.

Age UK has information about the range of housing options for older people.

FirstStop is an independent, free service offering advice and information for older people, their families and carers about housing and care options in later life

Which? provide advice about later care life. There is information on sheltered housing, assisted living and extra care sheltered housing options.

If you are finding it more difficult to live in and maintain your home, you may be considering different housing options. If you have some low level support needs, there are options like Sheltered Housing. If you have a higher level of care and support needs Extra Care Housing could be a good option. More information about Extra Care Housing in Somerset